Jack Wagner Stars In Hallmark Channel Movie 'When Calls The Heart'

Jack Wagner stars in ‘When Calls The Heart', which is based on a series of best-selling books that follow characters in a 19th century mining community. Here he is explaining to his love interest that he's got to leave for a while.

Fun facts about Jack Wagner (Source: Wikipedia)

Wagner first appeared on the scene in 1982 in the role of Clint Masterson in Douglas Marland's short-lived cable soap opera, A New Day In Eden (co-produced by Susan Flannery, who would later be Wagner's co-star on The Bold and the Beautiful).

His most famous role has been Frisco Jones on the soap opera General Hospital (1983–1988, 1989–1991, 1994–95, 2013). He was half of a supercouple with Kristina Wagner's Felicia and played the father of Georgie andMaxie Jones.

He also played Warren Lockridge on Santa Barbara from 1991 until that series' conclusion in 1993.

He appeared in several made for television films including Moving Target with Jason Bateman, Lady Killer with Judith Light, Frequent Flyer with Joan Severance, Nicole Eggert and Shelley Hack, and Dirty Little Secret oppositeTracey Gold.

He appeared for many years on the hit Aaron Spelling Fox nighttime soap opera Melrose Place as the alternately caring/conniving Dr. Peter Burns (1994–99), and directed episodes as well. His character and Heather Locklear's "Amanda" were featured in the series finale's final scene, having faked their own deaths and shown together on a beach.

He appeared in another Aaron Spelling project, the NBC television series Titans with Yasmine Bleeth in 2000, and in Spelling's daytime sudser Sunset Beach in 1997.

From 2003-2012 he played Nick Marone on the CBS daytime soap The Bold and the Beautiful.

In 1985, Wagner was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for "Best Younger Actor" for his work on General Hospital. He was nominated again in 2005 for "Best Lead Actor" for The Bold and the Beautiful.

Wagner has also guest-starred on primetime television in such notable programs as Monk, Hot in Cleveland, and Castle.

In January 2013 it was announced that Wagner had agreed to reprise the iconic role of Frisco Jones on General Hospital for several episodes in early 2013.

‘When Calls The Heart' airs Saturday night, May 2nd at 8:00pm on the Hallmark Channel.

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